Everyone has seen maybe a handful of live action/drama versions of an anime or manga- usually it’s both though; sometimes the anime doesn’t get that much credit than the manga and drama or vice-versa. There are quite a few dramas/ live action versions of dramas and anime in korean, japanese and chinese. Some of them… Continue reading Drama/ Live Action Versions of Anime/ Manga
With Valentine’s day being tomorrow, I decided to write my favorite 3 couples. Please know that there won’t be any explanation to them like I do in my usual posts because I’m a bit busy with classes, but I still wanted to keep posting for Valentine’s week. Believe me..I have a lot to say about… Continue reading My Favorite Couples (Manga, Anime, and Drama)
I love it when there is more than one adaptation to a certain story or series. Reason being because you can see the creativity and magic the director and writer do in order to make the story their own while also tying in the essence of the original. Sometimes it works, other times it doesn’t.
The Chinese version of Meteor Garden -based on the story of the classic manga “Hana Yori Dango” (or one of the variants of the drama of Boys Over Flowers) - was released in July of this year and ended in August of this year on Netflix. It's a classic story of a normal commoner being… Continue reading Why didn’t I watch this sooner?- Meteor Garden Review
Everyone has this one drama that started this black hole of addiction to Asian dramas as a whole. For the most part, it's a classic Korean drama like "Boys Over Flowers", "Dream High", "Coffee Prince" among others. However, that wasn't the case for me. I was a huge fan of anime (still am). So I… Continue reading My first ever Asian Drama?
Busted is a Korean variety show on Netflix which aired in May 2018 and ended in June, 2018. The main cast consists of Yoo Jae-Suk (Running Man), Ahn Jae-Wook (actor), Kim Jong-Min (2 Days &1 Night), Lee Kwang- Soo (Running Man), Park Min-Young (actress), Ooh Sehun (Exo), and Kim Se-Jeong (Gugudan). The show is about 7 detective… Continue reading Busted! Series Review
Hot Girl was released on August 10, 2016 and ended in September 4, 2016 with a total of 37 episodes. This drama is about how a girl Guan Xiao Di and her friends train to be a part of a major body guard association. It's action-packed and has many sad moments, however, that doesn't mean… Continue reading Hot Girl- Drama Review
Bromance is a Taiwanese, romantic-comedy drama which was released in October 15, 2015 and ended in February 21,2016. It's about a girl named Pi Yanuo who had to live as a male because the family fortune teller said that she would die if everyone knew she was a girl before her 26th birthday. Now I know that beginning kinda… Continue reading Bromance – Drama Review
Million Yen Women is a Japanese Series on Netflix released in 2017. All of the episodes were released on the same day (August 15). It’s about an unpopular artist by the name of Shin Michima who lives with 5 women who give him a million yen as rent. There are certain rules in the household… Continue reading Million Yen Women (Review)
On April 17, 2017, a Chinese drama by the name of “Fighter of the Destiny” was released. With such huge names in the entertainment industry such as Lu Han, Janice Wu along with Joseph Zeng, the show has been a major hit not just in China, but around the world. Based on the novel of the same name by Mao Ni, the show is about a 19 year old Taoist boy who travels to a major city in hopes of changing his fate with an incurable disease.